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Hill said she told Sondland that his efforts in Ukraine would ‘blow up’ (ven., 22 nov. 2019)
Fiona Hill, a former White House adviser on Russia, and David Holmes, a senior staffer at the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine, are testifying before the House Intelligence Committee.
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Impeachment hearings live updates: Trump says Democrats ‘looked like fools’ during public hearings (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
Following a two-week blitz of public testimony, the president called in to “Fox & Friends.” He aired grievances with the Democratic-led process.
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The Technology 202: Getting digital evidence can be hard for police. This bill would create a new office to help. (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
Rep. Val Demings wants to help law enforcement access data from tech companies.
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The Cybersecurity 202: Fiona Hill warns Republicans that claims of Ukraine interference could help Russia in 2020 (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
“Any alternative story that hasn’t been vetted by serious organizations just muddies the waters,” one security expert says.
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The impeachment hearings filled out what we know about July 25 — and whether there was a quid pro quo (Thu, 21 Nov 2019)
New testimony suggests the Ukrainians knew military aid hung in the balance when Trump asked for "a favor, though."
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5 takeaways from Fiona Hill’s and David Holmes’s testimony (Thu, 21 Nov 2019)
Fiona Hill and David Holmes are not there to play games as they close out the scheduled public hearings in the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
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The GOP’s impeachment questions repeatedly backfired on Thursday (Thu, 21 Nov 2019)
They ran into two very prepared and confident witnesses.
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The Energy 202: Trump officials want to cut some oil and gas wells a break on royalty payments in the Gulf (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
Environmentalists oppose the change.
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The Finance 202: Personal loans are surging. That’s an economic red flag. (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
It could spell trouble as the election year swings into view.
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The Health 202: Congress might buck its promises to reduce health-care costs (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
Prospects are dimming for major action to lower drug prices or end surprise medical bills.
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Trump wants the whistleblower revealed. Others push for more protection. (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
Whistleblower advocates are appalled by comments from the president and some members of Congress, but they know the remarks strengthen the case for tougher protections.
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Far-right group warning of Islamist infiltration to hold banquet at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
The group has spread the false theory that former president Barack Obama is a Muslim.
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Power Up: It’s been a big week for the impeachment inquiry. Here are six things you need to know. (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
The blitz of public hearings may be over.
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Anti-impeachment ad twists Ocasio-Cortez’s words (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
A just-launched digital and television ad campaign from the American Action Network isolates a quote from the freshman congresswoman, creating the impression that she confirmed a partisan impeachment theory.
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Donald Trump Jr. thanked the ‘Deplorables’ for making him a bestseller. The RNC spent $94,800 on his book. (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
The Republican National Committee confirmed to the New York Times that it spent $94,800 last month on copies of “Triggered” for a donor promotion.
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White House and Republicans discuss limiting impeachment trial to two weeks (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
A group of senators and White House officials met privately Thursday to begin mapping out a potential strategy for a Senate trial if Democrats in the House vote to impeach Trump.
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Hill said she told Sondland that his efforts in Ukraine would ‘blow up’ (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
Fiona Hill, a former White House adviser on Russia, and David Holmes, a senior staffer at the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine, are testifying before the House Intelligence Committee.
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Secret Service spent more than $250,000 at Trump’s properties in first five months of his term, records show (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
The documents, obtained by a liberal watchdog group, show his properties received an average of nearly $2,000 per day.
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Trump makes unscheduled visit to Dover to receive remains of two fallen soldiers (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
David Knadle and Kirk Fuchigami Jr., who each held the rank of chief warrant officer 2, were killed Wednesday in a helicopter crash.
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‘The picture has been painted’: Hearings unite Democrats behind impeachment (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made clear she has no intention of slowing the impeachment probe to wait for the courts to decide on testimony from administration officials.
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In Atlanta, Democrats make urgent bid to court black voters (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
With time running out, the candidates fanned out on Thursday in an effort to persuade African American voters they can be trusted to advocate for the black community.
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Supreme Court precedents do not shield Trump financial records, House, prosecutors argue (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
Two similar disputes before the high court say the president’s accounting firm must turn over financial documents.
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Graham launches probe of Bidens, Burisma and Ukraine (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
The Judiciary Committee chairman has asked the State Department for certain communications between former vice president Joe Biden and Ukrainian officials.
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With a warning on Russia, blitz of public testimony in impeachment inquiry comes to an end (Fri, 22 Nov 2019)
The inquiry is likely soon to move to the House Judiciary Committee for articles of impeachment to be drafted.
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